According to the Federal Highway Administration, weather related accidents represent 24 percent of all vehicle accidents. Approximately 6,301,000 car accidents happen annually, killing nearly 7,130 people and injuring over 629,000 people. Weather related accidents represent 21 percent of all injuries, and 17 percent of crash fatalities annually. Our auto accident lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. encourage safe driving. When you know it has rained, obviously the pavement is going to be wet, so please slow down because it could be slick.
Types of Accidents That Are Most Hazardous
- Wet Pavement- 1,128,000 crashes
- Snow/Sleet- 707,000 crashes
- Icy Pavement- 190,100 crashes
- Slushy Pavement- 168,000 crashes
- Fog- 38,000 crashes
- Weather Related- 1,511,200
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Individuals injured in a Michigan auto accident should contact the lawyers at Buckfire &Buckfire, P.C. Our office will start working on your case immediately and begin gathering the witness statements and evidence to prove and win your case. Call now at (800) 606-1717 to discuss your weather related car accident.